Adult Upgrading Grants (AUG)
This program is available to assist students who are upgrading their education in preparation for post-secondary level studies. Eligibility is determined on the basis of assessed financial need.
For study dates April 1, 2021 - March 31, 2022:
To apply for AUG, you will need to complete both the AUG Application and AUG Fee Deferral Form for each semester you will need funding.
Financial need will be considered as a qualification. For this spring term SAFA will be accepting AUG applications by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Note: All students must complete the entire package before submitting to Student Awards & Financial Assistance email.
Please include photocopy of Permanent Resident Card/Landing papers and your Notice of Assessment for 2020.
Eligible students will be Canadian citizens*, permanent residents*, and those with "Protected Person" status who are studying either full or part-time in one of the following areas:
- Qualifying Studies
- English Language Studies (ELS)
- Adult Basic Education (ABE)
- Academic and Career Preparation (ACP)
- Access Programs
Additional information is available from the Ministry of Advanced Education at studentaidbc.ca or at Student Awards and Financial Assistance located on any campus.